Trends in academic progress 2012 55 a ppendix tables

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Unformatted text preview: 12 Age group and characteristics 1978 1982 1986 1990 1992 1994 1996 1999 2004 2008 2012 Age 91 Race/ethnicity White 79* 79* 77* 74* 75* 75* 72* 70* 59* 54 52 Black 14 14 15 16* 16 15 16 18* 16 16 13 Hispanic 5* 5* 6* 5* 6* 6* 8* 8* 18* 23 26 Other 1* 2* 2* 4* 3* 4* 5* 4* 7 7 9 Asian/Pacific Islander 1* 1* 1* 3 2* 3* 3 3* 5 4 6 Type of school Public 89 86* 85* 89 87* 88 87* 88* 90 90 92 9* 12* 7 9* 7* 9* 8* 5 5 3 Catholic 10* Grade attended 3rd grade or below 26* 31* 34 35 38 33 33 35 36 39 37 73* 69* 66 65 62 66 66 65 64 61 63 4th grade2 5th grade or above 1* 1* # # # # # # # # # Age 13 Race/ethnicity White 80* 79* 77* 73* 74* 73* 71* 71* 62 58 56 Black 13 14 14 16 16 15 15 15 16 15 15 Hispanic 6* 5* 7* 7* 7* 8* 9* 10* 17 21 21 8 Other 1* 2* 2* 4* 3* 4* 4* 4* 5 6 Asian/Pacific Islander 1* 1* 2* 3 2* 3* 4 3* 4 4 6 Parents’ highest education level Did not finish high school 12* 11* 8 8* 6 6 6 6 7* 7* 5 Graduated from high school 33* 34* 31* 27* 23* 23* 23* 21* 18* 17 15 Some education after high school 14* 14 16* 17* 18* 17* 17* 17* 15* 14 13 Graduated from college 26* 32* 38* 41* 44* 46* 45* 48* 47* 48* 54 Unknown 15* 9* 8* 8* 8* 8* 10* 9* 13 14 12 Type of school 89 88 92 90 91 Public 91 89 96 90 88 88 9* 8* 3 7 8 9* 7 7 4 5 4 Catholic Grade attended 7th grade or below 28* 28* 33* 36 37 38 36 39 38 40 39 72* 70* 67* 63 62 62 63 61 62 60 60 8th grade2 9th grade or above 1 1 # 1 # 1 1 # # # # Age 17 Race/ethnicity White 83* 81* 78* 73* 75* 73* 71* 72* 69* 59 56 Black 12 13 14 16 15 15 15 15 12 14 13 Hispanic 4* 5* 5* 7* 7* 9* 9* 10* 14* 19 22 8 Other 1* 2* 3* 4* 3* 3* 4* 4* 5* 7 Asian/Pacific Islander 1* 2* 2* 3* 3* 2* 3* 4* 4* 5 6 Parents’ highest education level Did not finish high school 13* 14* 8 8 8 7* 6* 7* 8 9 9 Graduated from high school 33* 33* 28* 26* 21* 22* 21* 20* 19* 19* 16 Some education after high school 16* 18* 24* 24* 25* 24* 24* 23* 22* 22* 19 Graduated from college 32* 32* 37* 39* 43* 44* 46* 48 47* 46* 51 Unknown 5 4 3* 3* 2* 3* 2* 3* 4 5 4 Type of school 91 92 93 Public 94 92 96 93 91 88* 91 89 Catholic 4 6 2 3 6 8* 5 6 ‡ 4 4 Grade attended 10th grade or below 15* 16* 17* 22 24 21 24 23 24 25 23 75* 75 75 70* 70* 73 71 74 72 71 73 11th grade2 12th grade 10* 9* 8* 8* 6* 6* 6 3 4 4 4 # Rounds to zero. ‡ Reporting standards not met. * Significantly different (p < .05) from 2012. 1 For students at age 9, results are not shown for the parental education level category because research indicates that these students are less likely to report this information accurately. 2 Typical grade for age group. NOTE: Results for 1978–99 are from the original assessment format, and results for 2004–12 are from the revised assessment format. Black includes African American, Hispanic includes Latino, and “other” includes Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, American Indian/Alaska Native, two or more races, and unclassified. Race categories exclude Hispanic origin. Results are not shown for private schools under the type of school category because the participation rate for privat...
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